Graduate scheme deadline approaching!

6th February 2018

Tilhill Recruitment

(Tilhill Forestry, Stirling, Scotland, February 2018) – With less than a month to go, Tilhill Forestry is urging graduates interested in a career in forestry to submit their applications for the Company’s graduate scheme by the 28th February deadline.

High-achieving forestry graduates, or those studying for a degree or about to graduate in forestry or related subjects such as land management, environmental studies or horticulture, will be ideally placed to join Tilhill Forestry’s three-year graduate programme.

Tilhill Forestry Managing Director George McRobbie said: “This is a very exciting time to join the forest industry and Tilhill Forestry is a superb company to work for with a wide variety of roles across the UK on offer. There is the added benefit of being part of the BSW Group – BSW is the UK’s largest sawmill company.

“We are looking for graduates with drive, enthusiasm and passion for managing and creating forests and working outdoors.”

Tilhill Forestry offers all its employees a friendly and challenging work environment with good personal and career development opportunities. The company operates a unique management development programme that starts by building up your management skill sets in order to give them all the tools required to be our managers of the future.

More information is available at  Applications should be emailed to by 28th February 2018.  Placements start in June 2018.

You can also have the chance to meet and chat to some of the Tilhill Forestry team at the following university and college career fairs throughout the year:

  • 7th Feb During Eco week at Edinburgh University
  • 7th March, Powys Careers Fair
  • Bangor and Cumbria Universities (dates to be announced).

Tilhill Forestry Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the BSW Timber Group, was established more than 65 years ago. It is a national company operating from a network of offices throughout the UK. The company provides a full range of consultancy and contracting services to the forest owner and forestry investor. Further information is available at

BSW is the most technologically advanced sawmill company in the UK employing over 1,200 people. The Company’s roots date back to 1848, and with seven sawmills in the UK and one in Latvia, has a production capacity of more than 1.2 million m3 of sawn timber which is distributed throughout construction, fencing and landscape markets

Together, BSW and Tilhill Forestry form a strong partnership in the forest industry that will deliver quality from beginning to end - from creating new forests through to producing timber end products.


For more information contact Suzi Christie on 07590591140 or e-mail